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Eric Lustbader - Author

About the Author

Eric Van Lustbader is the author of numerous novels in a variety of styles, but is most widely known as the author of twenty international bestselling thrillers including The Ninja and Black Heart. Born in New York City, he currently lives in New York state.

Featured books by Eric Lustbader

Blood Trust

Blood Trust

Author: Eric Lustbader Format: Paperback Release Date: 30/01/2014

Alli Carson was once First Daughter, only child of the US President. Then, after a car crash killed her father and hospitalised her mother. Alli battled her grief and threw herself into her FBI training at the elite Fearington Institute.Alli thought she had nothing more to lose...but she was wrong. On the same night that her mother dies from her injuries, Alli's boyfriend is brutally murdered - and she is the only suspect. Suspended from her work, bewildered and alone, Alli must find a way to contact the one person she can trust: National Security Adviser, Jack McClure.Jack knows that Alli is innocent. So who would want to frame her for murder? With Fearington in lockdown, they must navigate a treacherous underworld of violence and intrigue to uncover the truth...

Last Snow

Last Snow

Author: Eric Lustbader Format: Paperback Release Date: 07/11/2013

Four days ago, US senator Lloyd Berns was killed in a hit-and-run on the island of Capri. His death deals a serious blow to President Carson's precarious new administration - but more worrying is that Berns was never officially on Capri. According to the White House, Berns was on a tour of the Ukraine. Agent Jack McClure is in Moscow, babysitting Carson's troubled daughter. But the President needs Jack to investigate the senator's final days in the Ukraine, and since Alli Carson won't be parted from her protector, he'll have to take her along. Their starting point is the senator's last known contact: K. Rochev. But all they find at Rochev's address is the body of a young woman, brutally executed. And now Jack and Alli have attracted dangerous attention from the Ukranian police, the FSB, and the Russian mafia...

Father Night

Father Night

Author: Eric Lustbader Format: Hardback Release Date: 26/09/2013

A new president. A new life. Orphan Alli Carson has taken up a post at Fearington, the elite covert training school. Now she fears that the people who worked relentlessly to undermine her father - ultimately causing his death - are targeting her too. Meanwhile, Washington's top agent, Jack McClure, is being threatened by one of Russia's most fearsome assassins. But is this the work of his lover's criminal family, or an attempt to remove him before the American government can call upon him for aid? All paths collide at the feet of one man, an old legend adapting to an ever-changing landscape. A man who was lost in the records of Nazism's worst atrocities, but whose heinous cause is still very much alive. A man code-named Father Night...

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Other books by Eric Lustbader

Black Heart

Black Heart

Author: Eric Lustbader Format: Paperback / softback Release Date: 10/07/2014

A dazzling, intricate and suspense-filled novel by Eric Van Lustbader, author of THE NINJA. When a US presidential contender is diabolically murdered, his best friend Tracy Richter begins a search for the mysterious assassin. Little does Richter know that he is about to embark on an epic journey of violence and passion into the heart of the Cambodian holocaust, into a deadly labyrinth of intrigue in which every action masks a sinister motive. In the process, he becomes a target, for stalking him is a deadly killing machine. Born in the political maelstrom of the murderous Khmer Rouge, trained in the crucible of martial arts, the Black Heart has been unleashed.

Beneath an Opal Moon

Beneath an Opal Moon

Author: Eric Lustbader Format: Paperback / softback Release Date: 17/06/2014

From the author of THE NINJA comes the fourth book in Eric Van Lustbader's epic fantasy series, THE SUNSET WARRIOR CYCLE. Terrible death stalks the streets of teeming Sha'angh'sei, and bloody vengeance rides in its wake. No man - or woman - is safe. Then ghastly terror strikes at Moichi, oath-brother to the Dai-San. At the Circus of Souls, Moichi discovers a prize, more enchanting, more deadly than he can imagine, and he's pitched headlong into a mission of rescue and revenge, with the lovely, enigmatic Bujun warrior Chiisai at his side. Together they search to the farthest reaches of the world, where the moon shines not in one color, but in many. There, beyond the limits of the human realm, waits a mad sorceress . . . and the Firemask, the fearsome key that will unlock every nightmare the world has ever known!

Angel Eyes

Angel Eyes

Author: Eric Lustbader Format: Paperback / softback Release Date: 01/08/2009

Floating City

Floating City

Author: Eric Lustbader Format: Paperback / softback Release Date: 01/07/2009

Eric Van Lustbader, who delivers electrifying suspense in the #1 bestsellers featuring Robert Ludlum's(TM) Jason Bourne, sends an honor-bound Ninja on a death-defying mission deep in the Vietnamese jungle. A ruthless American killing machine named Rock rules over a secret, blood-soaked empire of riches and murder: Floating City. At his command is the Torch--the tool of ultimate evil that one man can destroy: Nicholas Linnear. But only when he faces the harrowing truth about the Yakuza--the Japanese criminal underworld he despises--and about Koei, the woman he loved as no other, will he find the inner strength to annihilate Floating City and honor his family's debt to the dead of the Yakuza, the Kaisho. While half a world away, his longtime friend ex-NYPD detective Lew Croaker hunts the Kaisho's would-be assassins, Linnear infiltrates a vast web of terror, crossing the line that divides good from evil, sensuality from death, and love from betrayal.